March 24th, 2021 – Factual Macro – Issue 0062 – Year 3 – Factual Manhattan L.L.C. – Author: Marcelo Marini
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This month we are bringing tons of new informations as the Macro world seems to be returning to its full recovery, specially in the US, but, the equity world in our view specially depends of how COVID-19 vaccines continues to thrive, plus, there may be a movement of rebalancing portfolios from stocks to bonds in the medium term.
The economy is beginning to reopen in the States and it brings a new momentum to markets globally but some countries are still struggling, that means that they are still in the previous scenario of our Issue 61 (portuguese only).
We still don’t know if the virus will be that soon but what we know is that or hope is refreshed. That confidence is incredibly powerful to markets so we expect an increase in valuation in old sectors, real estate, industrial, materials, food & beverage, as well as hotel and transportation. If vaccination continues to respond some sectors that can be beneficial are industry, materials, hotellary, travel, REITs and consumer.
Due to the latest year burstdown companies and governments have more debt and inflation is higher.
Interest rates are near zero and can be there for longer, until we can really see GDP returning to its pre-COVID figures.
Now, take a look at some charts.
Brazil’s FGV confidence index soaring… due to (continue)
The increasing cases and deaths confirmed… stocks can be thumbing for much longer, so we expect high volatility this month.
In the US people are more likely to gather…
US air travel seems to be taking off. Same can be expected in correlation to the decline of deaths due to COVID-19.
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index show better results as companies are reseting their plants and returning to increase volumes as companies goods stocks are low (continue)
We expect more results in Quality stocks as Growth stocks (usually Small Caps) are devaluing.
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